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to be the big tool-senate bill 109 was the realignment bill that changed the way the california prison system operates and some argue has removed the ability of state to return sex- offenders to prison for parole violations. >> if you are a sex offender and on the run, that is not a low-level violation, folks that is series. >> reporter: one problem is cutting off the gps tracking advice is not a felony and because of jail overcrowding this kind of misdemeanor will not land a person back in county jail for long if at all. >> depending on what county you are in, if you are in fresno or stanislaus county they are not taking them because of overcrowding. >> after pouring through hundreds of pages of parolees on the look like we found one name, ortiz who was arrested for obsconding and failing to registers a sex offender, and he is now back behind bars, but for less than five months. after we aired our story, state senator ted lieu plans on introducing legislation very soon making it a felony for any parolee to disable their gps device. >>> coming up, how some holiday scanners operate. [ crick
. no problem. >> reporter: assembly bill 109 was realignment bill that change the way the california prison system operate and removed the ability of the state to return sex offender to prison. >> if you're a sex offender and you're on the run, that's not a low level violation folks. that's big serious. >> reporter: we've learned that one big problem is cutting off the gps tracking device is not a felony. if an offender does it, he is not isn't back to prison. this kind of misdemeanor will nod land a person back in county jail for long. >> depending on what county you're in. if you're in fresno county, they're not taking parole violators because of overcrowding. >> reporter: sex offenders in fresno county who parole are not caught because over crowding. after pouring through hundreds of pages, we found maurice ortiz was arrested for failing are register as a sex offender. he is now back behind bars but for less than 5 months. >> after we aired our story, state senator ted leu we plans on introducing legislation very soon making it a felony for any parolee to disable their gps device. well
was the bill that changed the way the california prison system operated and some argues that removed the ability of the state to return sex-offenders to prison for parole violations. >> if you are a sex offender on the run, that is not a low- level violation, folks that is big serious. >> reporter: we have learned one big problem is cutting off a gps tracking device is not a felony, so if an offender does it he is not sent back to prison and because of jail overcrowding this misdemeanor will not land a person back in jail. >> corrections parole reports from last month show sex offender who violated and parole are not locked up in froze know jail because of overcrowding. after pouring through hundreds of pages of paroles we found one who was failing to registers a sex offender among other charges of he is now back behind bars, but for less than five months. >>> after we aired our story, state senator ted lui said he plans on introducing legislation make it a felony for any parolee to disable their gps device. >>> when we return, how some scammers use the warmth of your holiday heart
that is what they do. >> reporter: the california highway patrol reports that drunk-driving has already caused 15 fatal crashes during this first part of the long holiday weekend. that is parade to just three deaths during the same period a year-ago. >> when you mix alcohol and the rain you have a bad recipe and it's usually a recipe for disaster. >> reporter: in the first two days of maximum enforcement period, the chp says there have been three fatal crashes and 111 dui arrests. >> we're seeing a lot of people being involved in collisions because they play have a little bit of alcohol on board and driving way over the speed limit. >> reporter: we saw that for ourselves. driving on 880 this afternoon, each chp officer in the bay area is sending out special strike teams to look for drunk and distracted drivers in addition, to dui checkpoint like the one planned by fremont police department tonight. >> i'm sorry they can't be with their familiess, but as a citizen fremont i greatly appreciate it. >> reporter: another example of what can happen in all of this rain, a couple of hours ago we ca
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